Mississippi Hunting

Everything you need to plan your hunting trips, from maps to regulations and beyond.

Government Lands: 9%

2,902,051 acres

Private Lands: 91%

28,099,875 acres

Mississippi

Hunting Seasons

Deer

Total whitetail deer Boone and Crockett records for Mississippi: 173

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Deer Permit

(Required for hunting deer during all deer seasons. This license must be purchased in addition to All Game, 7-Day All Game, 3-Day All Game Hunting, Youth All Game Hunting, or Youth 7-Day All Game Hunting.)

Nonresident: $5

Sportsman License

(Includes Fall & Spring Turkey Hunting, Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow, and Freshwater Fishing. Does not include WMA User Permit, Saltwater Fishing or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $45

All Game Hunting and Fishing

(Includes Spring Turkey Hunting. Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit, Fall Turkey Permit, WMA User Permit, or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $300

Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit

Resident: $14 | Nonresident: $75

7-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow permit, Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

3-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

Hog

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game Hunting

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $95

7-Day Small Game Hunting

Nonresident: $38

Sportsman License

(Includes Fall & Spring Turkey Hunting, Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow, and Freshwater Fishing. Does not include WMA User Permit, Saltwater Fishing or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $45

All Game Hunting and Fishing

(Includes Spring Turkey Hunting. Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit, Fall Turkey Permit, WMA User Permit, or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $300

Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit

Resident: $14 | Nonresident: $75

7-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow permit, Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

3-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

Turkey

Total NWTF turkey records for Mississippi: 228

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Fall Turkey Permit

(Must be purchased in addition to All Game Hunting/Freshwater Fishing license to fall turkey hunt. Fall turkey hunting is limited to certain areas, see open areas on page 23.)

Resident: $5 | Nonresident: $20

Spring Turkey Permit

(Required for hunting turkey during spring turkey season. This license must be purchased in addition to All Game, 7-Day All Game, 3-Day All Game Hunting, Youth All Game Hunting, or Youth 7-Day All Game Hunting.)

Nonresident: $20

Sportsman License

(Includes Fall & Spring Turkey Hunting, Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow, and Freshwater Fishing. Does not include WMA User Permit, Saltwater Fishing or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $45

All Game Hunting and Fishing

(Includes Spring Turkey Hunting. Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit, Fall Turkey Permit, WMA User Permit, or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $300

Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit

Resident: $14 | Nonresident: $75

7-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow permit, Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

3-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

Coyote

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game Hunting

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $95

7-Day Small Game Hunting

Nonresident: $38

Sportsman License

(Includes Fall & Spring Turkey Hunting, Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow, and Freshwater Fishing. Does not include WMA User Permit, Saltwater Fishing or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $45

All Game Hunting and Fishing

(Includes Spring Turkey Hunting. Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit, Fall Turkey Permit, WMA User Permit, or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $300

Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit

Resident: $14 | Nonresident: $75

7-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow permit, Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

3-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

Quail

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game Hunting

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $95

7-Day Small Game Hunting

Nonresident: $38

Sportsman License

(Includes Fall & Spring Turkey Hunting, Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow, and Freshwater Fishing. Does not include WMA User Permit, Saltwater Fishing or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $45

All Game Hunting and Fishing

(Includes Spring Turkey Hunting. Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit, Fall Turkey Permit, WMA User Permit, or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $300

Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit

Resident: $14 | Nonresident: $75

7-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow permit, Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

3-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

Duck

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game Hunting

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $95

State Waterfowl Stamp

(Required for any persons 16 years of age and older when hunting waterfowl - Federal Stamp also required.)

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $19

Federal Duck Stamp

(Electronic stamp is valid for 45 days from date of purchase. Actual stamp will be mailed within 45 days.)

Resident: $26.50 | Nonresident: $26.50

7-Day Small Game Hunting

Nonresident: $38

Sportsman License

(Includes Fall & Spring Turkey Hunting, Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow, and Freshwater Fishing. Does not include WMA User Permit, Saltwater Fishing or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $45

All Game Hunting and Fishing

(Includes Spring Turkey Hunting. Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit, Fall Turkey Permit, WMA User Permit, or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $300

Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit

Resident: $14 | Nonresident: $75

7-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow permit, Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

3-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

Goose

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game Hunting

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $95

State Waterfowl Stamp

(Required for any persons 16 years of age and older when hunting waterfowl - Federal Stamp also required.)

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $19

Federal Duck Stamp

(Electronic stamp is valid for 45 days from date of purchase. Actual stamp will be mailed within 45 days.

Resident: $26.50 | Nonresident: $26.50

7-Day Small Game Hunting

Nonresident: $38

Sportsman License

(Includes Fall & Spring Turkey Hunting, Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow, and Freshwater Fishing. Does not include WMA User Permit, Saltwater Fishing or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $45

All Game Hunting and Fishing

(Includes Spring Turkey Hunting. Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit, Fall Turkey Permit, WMA User Permit, or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $300

Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit

Resident: $14 | Nonresident: $75

7-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow permit, Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

3-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

Dove

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game Hunting

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $95

State Waterfowl Stamp

(Required for any persons 16 years of age and older when hunting waterfowl - Federal Stamp also required.)

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $19

7-Day Small Game Hunting

Nonresident: $38

Sportsman License

(Includes Fall & Spring Turkey Hunting, Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow, and Freshwater Fishing. Does not include WMA User Permit, Saltwater Fishing or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $45

All Game Hunting and Fishing

(Includes Spring Turkey Hunting. Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit, Fall Turkey Permit, WMA User Permit, or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $300

Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit

Resident: $14 | Nonresident: $75

7-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow permit, Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

3-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

Rabbit

Seasons

Licenses & Permits

Small Game Hunting

Resident: $10 | Nonresident: $95

7-Day Small Game Hunting

Nonresident: $38

Sportsman License

(Includes Fall & Spring Turkey Hunting, Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow, and Freshwater Fishing. Does not include WMA User Permit, Saltwater Fishing or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $45

All Game Hunting and Fishing

(Includes Spring Turkey Hunting. Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit, Fall Turkey Permit, WMA User Permit, or Waterfowl Stamp.)

Resident: $25 | Nonresident: $300

Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow Permit

Resident: $14 | Nonresident: $75

7-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Archery/Primitive Weapon/Crossbow permit, Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125

3-Day All Game Hunting

(Does not include Deer Permit, Spring or Fall Turkey Permits, WMA User Permit, Waterfowl Stamp, Freshwater & Saltwater Fishing.)

Nonresident: $125